Posts Tagged ‘focus’

Renewable energy focus of Currituck chamber meet

CURRITUCK The Amazon Wind Farm US East is about a 45-minute drive from Barco, but the site was the focus of attention at an educational gathering on renewable energy last week. The Currituck Chamber of Commerce, Currituck Cooperative Extension and the Currituck Democratic and Republican parties organized the gathering to present a panel of experts […]

Aberdeen Roncalli receives two 3M Foundation grants to enhance STEM focus

STEM is becoming a major focus in schools across the nation and Aberdeen Roncalli is no exception. They recently received two grants totaling around $42,000 from the 3M Foundation. View full post on Wind Power News

Hydro bills will be the focus as Queen’s Park resumes

Mike Crawley is provincial affairs reporter in Ontario for CBC News. He has won awards for his reporting on the eHealth spending scandal and flaws in Ontario's welfare-payment computer system. View full post on Wind Power News

Action points for Budget 2017-18: Group of Secretaries want PM Modi to shift focus to renewables

For hydroelectric projects higher than 100 MWs, the Group has suggested long term loans with interest subvention of four per cent. A Group of Secretaries wants Prime Minister Narendra Modi to shift the focus to renewables to achieve India's energy security and has advised labeling all hydroelectric projects as renewables, auctioning six giga watts of […]

Dong Energy considers sale of oil and gas assets to focus on windfarms

Sale could help Danish company enhance position as leading exponent of wind power in UK The biggest windfarm operator in the UK is considering selling its oil and gas business, four decades after it was set up to manage Denmark’s North Sea oilfields. Dong Energy, which is majority owned by the Danish government, said it […]

Business Watch: Public meeting to focus on energy rule

I wanted to thank everyone for the warm welcome I’ve received as I returned to The Topeka Capital-Journal business news desk after 16 years away. Last week was my first official one back in the newsroom, and in some ways, it felt as if I never left. View full post on Wind Power News

Renewable energy debate in Australia needs to focus on emissions

Both sides of politics have drawn up the battlelines over renewable energy and each side has its head in the clouds. Public debate is essential to democracy. View full post on Wind Power News

Fossil focus slammed

Spokesman Lauriston Muirhead was commenting on the government’s decision to dump wind-energy and solar-energy projects, though the latter is still available for industrial-scale proposals. Treasurer Joe Hockey and Finance Minister Mathias Cormann also directed that investments in household and small-scale solar be “excluded” from the $10 billion fund in future. View full post on Wind […]

Egypt plans to focus on rapidly developing solar and wind energy – Wednesday, 25 February 2015 21:54

According to Euro Convention global, Egypt has planed to add about 30,000 MW to installed capacity, almost doubling electricity generation in 2010-2020 and it has been set to optimize the legal and financial framework for further developments in the country’s solar and wind sectors. There is a strong need for know-how and investment in a […]

Roger Berkowitz and Gerard Dhooge: Charlie Baker should focus on wind

This lease auction will make available an estimated 5,000 megawatts of clean energy generation potential – 10 times the energy production of Cape Wind – bringing the Commonwealth’s collective offshore wind power potential to over 8,000 megawatts of home-grown power, which can service 2.4 million homes. State leadership should ensure that there is a market […]